Description: Tank Dimensions: 48" X 24" X 18"
Lighting: Solarmax HE High Efficiency Double T5 Lighting System, Moonlight LED's
Filtration Brand: Two Marineland Emperor 400 Pro Series Bio-wheel Power Filters
Heater: Aqueon and Hydro submersible heaters
Circulation Pump: One Koralia 3 UL 850 gph circulation pump. I'm working on purchasing one more for a little more water circulation
Advice: RESEARCH, RESEARCH, RESEARCH along with regular water changes in order to keep African Cichlids colorful and happy.
Fish Kept: African Cichlids, approximately 27 total. 3 Giraffe Cichlids, 3 Electric Yellow Labs, 4 Blue Dolphins, 3 Peacocks, just to name a few.
5 Bushynose Pleco's and 3 Clown Loaches.
Corals/Plants: Substrate: African Cichlid sand and play sand mixed. (Approximately 200 pounds total)
Landscape: Live rock (Type: Limestone) and Mohogani wood
Plants: Two Green Vibran-Sea Leaf Marsh Grass Silk-Style Aquarium Plants, Extra-Large 18-19 tall.
About Yourself: I never cared for fish until I was given a fish tank as a gift. I was looking for very colorful and active fish but didn't want to settle for expensive saltwater fish. With careful research of African Cichlids, I decided to try a few of them out. Ever since, I have been intrigued by there variety of colors, shapes, sizes, aggression and different personalities.